In these Belly Dance classes we will cover all the basic technique, moves, and theory of Belly Dance which will prepare us for the more specific Belly Dance Styles and higher level classes

Beginning Belly Dance Part A- Basic Fundamentals 6 week online course:

  • Requirements: No prior dance experience needed.
  • Focus: We will be learning the basics of proper belly dance technique for foot patterns, hips, chest, shoulders & arms and how to be kind to ourselves. This class is for absolute beginners. 
  • Instructors: Cecilia Rinn
  • Length of course: 6 week course. 6 hours of total instruction
  • Day & time:  Thur. 7:00-8:00pm
  • Dates of Zoom classes:  6/11, 6/25, 7/9
  • Length of zoom classes: 1 hour, 15 minutes
  • Course will include access to pre-recorded instructional & practice videos, self guided weekly assignments in addition to our zoom coaching session where you can ask questions, get clarification, feedback and coaching. 
  • Age: Adult (13+)
  • Price: $75 6 week course
  • Material Fees: None
  • Class Starts June 11th, 2020
  • Covid-19 Financial Aid available HERE.

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Beginning Belly Dance Part B Track #1- Fundamentals of Raqs Sharqi 

  • Requirements: Completed the Beginning Belly Dance Part A- Basics course or equivalent.
  • Focus: We will be learning the basics of proper belly dance technique for Raqs Sharqi, or oriental dance. Including Hip figure 8s, hip drop variations, umis, egyptian shimmies, and more. This will prepare us for level 1 Raqs Sharqi classes and choreographies
  • Instructors: Cecilia Rinn
  • Length of course: 6 week course. 6 hours of total instruction
  • Day & time:  Thur. 7:00-8:00pm
  • Dates of Zoom classes: 6/18, 7/2, 7/16
  • Length of zoom classes: 1 hour, 15 minutes
  • Course will include access to pre-recorded instructional & practice videos, self guided weekly assignments in addition to our zoom coaching session where you can ask questions, get clarification, feedback and coaching. 
  • Age: Adult (13+)
  • Price: $75
  • Material Fees: None
  • Class Starts June 18th, 2020
  • Covid-19 Financial Aid available HERE.

Belly Dance Drill Class:

  • Requirements: Completed “Intro to Belly Dance Class” or equivalent experience.
  • Focus: During Drill class we will be going through a series of moves and “drilling” them into muscle memory. We will work on shimmies, layers, transitions, arms, undulations & zills. This class is great extra practice and is wonderful at building endurance and strength. Very limited break down will happen in class. Be prepared to sweat!
  • Instructors: Cecilia Rinn
  • Length of course: 12 week course(will accept monthly sign ups, or nightly drop ins)
  • Day & time: Monday 5:30-6:45
  • Length of class: 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Age: Adult (13+)
  • Price: Monthly: $70 a month/ $175 session/$20 drop in
  • Material Fees: None
    Spring session starts Monday June 1st

Beginning Belly Dance Part B Track #2- Fundamentals of Vintage American Cabaret(Am Cab) Belly Dance

  • Requirements: Completed the Beginning Belly Dance Part A- Basics course or equivalent.
  • Focus: We will be learning the basics of proper belly dance technique for Vintage Am Cab belly dance, or turkish style. Including horizontal Hip figure 8s, Basic Egyptian, hip undulations, hip  circles, 3/4 shimmies, grapevines, 3 point turns, and more. This will prepare us for level 1 Vintage American Cabaret belly Dance  classes and choreographies
  • Instructors: Cecilia Rinn
  • Length of course: 6 week course. 6 hours of total instruction
  • Day & time:  Thur. 7:00-8:00pm
  • Dates of Zoom classes: TBA
  • Length of zoom classes: 1 hour, 15 minutes
  • Course will include access to pre-recorded instructional & practice videos, self guided weekly assignments in addition to our zoom coaching session where you can ask questions, get clarification, feedback and coaching. 
  • Age: Adult (13+)
  • Price: $75
  • Material Fees: None
  • Class Starts: TBA